Cast: Dean Chisnall, Faye Brooks, Gerard Carey, Idriss Kargbo, Bronte Barbe Nikki Bentley, Jennifer Caldwell, Candace Furbert, Stefan Harri, Will Haswell, Mai Lincoln, Rory Maguire, Neil Moors, Jenny O'Leary, Georgina Parkinson, Ryan Reid, Leo Roberts, James Winter, Kevin Yates
Director: Nigel Harman
Writer: David Lindsay-Abaire & Jeanine Tesori
Theatre: The Grand Theatre & Opera House Leeds
Duration: 150 minutes
Shrek The Musical launches its national tour at the Leeds Grand Theatre this month. Adapted from Dreamworks’ 2001 animated movie and the novel by William Steig, it tells the tale of Shrek the ogre in search of his own princess bride. Accompanied by a posse of classic fairy tale characters and a catalogue of musical numbers, can the stage version live up to the acclaim of its silver screen inspiration?
Cast: Henry Shields, Greg Tannahill, Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Charlie Russell, Dave Hearn, Nancy Wallinger, Rob Falconer.
Director: Mark Bell
Writer: Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer, Henry Shields.
Theatre: Leeds Grand Theatre
Duration: 120 minutes
The Play That Goes Wrong stops off at Leeds Grand Theatre this week as part of a national tour. As its title suggests, the show runs anything but smoothly and promises audiences a white-knuckle ride of mishaps and calamity.
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